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  Jul 02, 2022
 
UNDERGRADUATE CATALOG 2020-2021 
    
UNDERGRADUATE CATALOG 2020-2021 [Archived Catalog]

English, Literature Concentration, B.A.


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UNIVERSITY CORE


University Core - Science (4 hours)


Four hours of science are required, including one lecture with a corresponding lab.  Students are encouraged to choose from one of the following lab courses:

University Core - Mathematics (3 hours)


Any MAT course numbered 105 or higher, determined in consultation with the advisor.

University Core - Physical Education (2 hours)


Two hours are required.  Recommended courses are KIN 123 - Fitness for Life (2 hours) or two (1 hour) PED activity courses.

University Core for BA and English Majors - Modern Languages (6-12 hours)


Twelve hours are usually required.  Students must complete the intermediate or sophomore-level courses in their chosen language.  Students with one high school unit may enter course 102 of the same language and thereby waive 3 hours of this requirement; those with two high school units may enter course 201, waiving 6 hours.

University Core - Chapel


Students at Mississippi College are required to complete chapel requirements based on the student classification at the time of enrollment as detailed below:

Freshman (0-23 semester hours) 4 semesters
Sophomore (24-53 semester hours) 3 semesters
Junior (54-83 semester hours) 2 semesters
Senior (84 or more semester hours) 1 semester

Students classified as ADP (Accelerated Degree Program) and students enrolled in online degree programs are exempt from chapel requirements.

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS


The student must complete the University Core Curriculum and must complete a total of 33 hours of coursework in English including the core English literature courses.  A Communication course is also required. The requirements for the English major with Literature Concentration are as follows:

2. Twelve semester hours chosen from 300- or 400-level literature courses


3. Choose one of the following Communication courses (3 hours)


MINOR REQUIREMENTS (18 HOURS)


A typical minor consists of 18 semester hours; however, some department minors may vary in terms of required semester hours.  The minor should be selected in consultation with the student’s advisor.

GENERAL ELECTIVES


Sufficient elective hours must be taken to meet the minimum hour requirement for graduation in this program.  Electives should be chosen in consultation with advisor.

TOTAL: 130 SEM. HOURS


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